American Nurses Credentialing Center

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(ANCC) (ă-mer'i-kăn nŭrs'ĕz krĕ-den'shăl-ling sen'tĕr)
The mission of the ANCC is to promote excellence in nursing and health care globally through credentialing programs and related services; certifies health care providers; accredits educational providers, approvers, and programs; recognizes excellence in nursing and health care services; educates the public; collaborates with organizations to advance the understanding of credentialing services; and supports credentialing through research, education, and consultative services.
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Source: Authors' analysis of data from the American Hospital Association Annual Survey and American Nurses Credentialing Center list of Magnet hospitals.
New York, NY, May 26, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - A workplace environment that engages and inspires nurses has a direct, positive impact on nurse satisfaction and retention in long-term care (LTC) facilities, says Karen Drenkard, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, Executive Director, American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
The Commission on Magnet Recognition (part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center that governs the programme) notified Hutt Valley District Health Board (DHB) of its success late last month.
Starting in 2007, ONS has changed the way it calculates contact hours in continuing nursing education to adhere to new guidelines from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
Contact: American Nurses Credentialing Center, www.
In June, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and Children's Hospital of Central California joined an elite group of hospitals by achieving one of the highest endorsements of nursing excellence--Magnet Recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
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It was one of the first five long-term care facilities surveyed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, a subsidiary of the American Nursing Association that has been providing Magnet Recognition for Excellence in Nursing Services awards to acute care facilities since 1994.
She holds national certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and has staff privileges at SRMC.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has recognized Texas Health Southwest for the first time as a Magnet hospital the most prestigious designation honoring nursing services.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) announces the first nursing practice transition programs to achieve accreditation from the ANCC Practice Transition Accreditation ProgramTM (PTAP):

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